• Dr Sushanta Kumar Sahoo  
  • Scientist
  • sushanta[at]niist.res.in
  • 0471-2515373(Off)     +91-9853323653

    Professional Experience

  • June 2018-to till date: Scientist, CSIR-National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology (CSIR-NIIST), Thiruvanthapuram, India.
  • Assistant Professor in Chemical Sciences, Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (ACSIR)
  • May 2016-May 2018: National Post Doctoral Fellow, Department of Polymer and Process Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, India
  • Project: Development of Bio-based resins and composites from Non-edible Plant oils: A greener material for automotive Parts and coating application
  • Dec 2015-May 2016: Executive R & D, Indore Composites Pvt. Ltd, Mumbai

  • Ph.D. 2016, Polymer Science & Technology, Utkal University, Odisha, INDIA (Research work carried out at Central Institute of Plastics Engineering & Technology, Bhubaneswar)
    Thesis: Material characterization, Dimension stability and joining of Bio-resin & Bio-composite
  • M.Tech. 2011, Polymer Nanotechnology, Central Institute of Plastics Engineering & Technology, Bhubaneswar (affiliated to Biju Patnaik University of Technology, Odisha, INDIA)
    Thesis: Self-healing properties of reinforced Polymer Composites
  • M.Sc., 2006, Physics (Spectroscopy specialization), Ravenshaw Autonomous College (now Ravenshaw University), Cuttack, Odisha, INDIA